Garff Commissioners

ENCOMPASSING LAXEY, LONAN AND MAUGHOLD

Serving the People of Garff.

There are nine positions on the board of Garff Commissioners, with each member serving for a period of four years. Each commissioner has been elected by the people of Garff with three Members coming from the Wards of Laxey, Lonan, and Maughold.

Commissioners’ Meetings

Garff Commissioners hold their annual meeting in public on the first Wednesday of May each year. Throughout the rest of the year meetings are held on the first Wednesday of each month. The meetings start at 7.00pm and are held in the Boardroom at Commissioners’ Offices on New Road, Laxey.

The public are very welcome to attend the public session of the meetings to observe proceedings.

The minutes and agendas for all Commissioners’ Board Meetings are available to the public through this website.

If there’s a question that you’d like to ask the Commissioners at their next meeting you can submit your enquiry through our Contacts page

Commissioners on the Isle of Man are elected every four years and the next scheduled election is in April 2025. For more information on what’s involved and how to stand for election, please see the Isle of Man Government website. We will post more specific information for the Garff election here in due course.

Commissioners and Clerks of the local authority

Jamie Smith

Jamie Smith

Commissioner
(Maughold ward)

Summerhill,
Dreemskerry,
Maughold.

Tel: 464393

Julie Pinson

Commissioner
(Laxey ward)

Rosemary,
Croit e Quill Road,
Lonan.

Tel: 437869

Marinda Fargher

Vice Chairman
(Maughold ward)

Oban Cottage,
Glen Mona.

Tel: 861039

Peter Kinnish

Peter Kinnish

Commissioner
(Laxey ward)

Nyn Ayrn,
Old Laxey Hill,
Laxey.

Tel: 496597

Tim Kenyon

Tim Kenyon

Commissioner
(Lonan ward)

Higher Heights
Croit e Quill Road
Laxey

Melanie Christian

Commissioner
(Lonan ward)

Email: admin@garff.im

Tel 861241

Aishlinn Creer

Commissioner
(Laxey ward)

Email: admin@garff.im

Tel 861241

Stewart Clague

Commissioner
(Lonan ward)

Email: admin@garff.im

Tel 861241

Stan Ryzak

Chairman
(Maughold ward)

Email: admin@garff.im

Tel 861241

Pete Burgess

Clerk to Garff
Commissioners

Commissioners’ Office,
35 New Road,
Laxey IM4 7BG

Phone: 01624 861241
Email: admin@garff.im

Martin Royle

Martin Royle

Deputy Clerk to
Garff Commissioners

Commissioners’ Office,
35 New Road,
Laxey IM4 7BG

Phone: 01624 861241
Email: admin@garff.im

Julie Mattin

Manager – Cooil Roi
Sheltered Housing

Cooil Roi Housing Complex
Glen Road
Laxey  IM4 7NU

Phone: 862307
Email: cooilroi@garff.im